Lou Hattersley

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Lou is a former Editor of Macworld and an Apple specialist, publishing books on everything from the Mac operating system to the iPad and iPhone.

Articles by Lou Hattersley

How to spot a 'Free iPhone' scam

How to spot a 'Free iPhone' scam

We all get swamped with offers of free iPhones and iPads. Here's how to spot the scams

We all get swamped with offers of free iPhones and iPads. Here's how to spot the scams

20 Apr 15

How to unblock Safari plug-ins on the Mac

How to unblock Safari plug-ins on the Mac

If you are getting Blocked Plug-in messages in Safari you might need to update Flash, or move the plug-in to unblock it.

If you are getting Blocked Plug-in messages in Safari you might need to update Flash, or move the plug-in to unblock it.

16 Apr 15

How to browse an iPhone's drive

How to browse an iPhone's drive

Find the files on your iPhone or iPad with our guide to browsing the drive on an iOS device

Find the files on your iPhone or iPad with our guide to browsing the drive on an iOS device

13 Apr 15

Complete guide to MagSafe

Complete guide to MagSafe

Everything you need to know about MagSafe. Keep your Apple laptop safe with a MagSafe adaptor

Everything you need to know about MagSafe. Keep your Apple laptop safe with a MagSafe adaptor

09 Apr 15

How does Force Touch work?

How does Force Touch work?

Apple's new haptic trackpad is a marvel of design and engineering. We look at what lies inside the MacBook's new touch pad

Apple's new haptic trackpad is a marvel of design and engineering. We look at what lies inside the MacBook's new touch pad

06 Apr 15

Spring clean your iPhone

Spring clean your iPhone

Give your iPhone and iOS a spring clean. Here's how to tidy up your iPhone

Give your iPhone and iOS a spring clean. Here's how to tidy up your iPhone

04 Apr 15

10 amazing Apple Watch facts: mind-blowing stats about Apple's new smartwatch

10 amazing Apple Watch facts

Apple's incredible new smart watch is mind-blowingly well made. Here are the stats and facts about the Apple Watch

Apple's incredible new smart watch is mind-blowingly well made. Here are the stats and facts about the Apple Watch

03 Apr 15

Prove you didn't tamper with an iPhone

Prove you didn't tamper with an iPhone

What to do if the Apple Store accuses you of tampering with a broken iPhone and refuses to repair it

What to do if the Apple Store accuses you of tampering with a broken iPhone and refuses to repair it

27 Mar 15

Unjailbreak your iPhone

Unjailbreak your iPhone

Here’s how to remove the jailbreak software before taking an iPhone back to the Apple Store

Here’s how to remove the jailbreak software before taking an iPhone back to the Apple Store

24 Mar 15

Help! Safari keeps crashing: 10 reasons Apple's web browser crashes on Mac OS X, and how to fix it

Help! Safari keeps crashing

How to fix frequent Safari crashes in Mac OS X. Discover how to stop Apple web browser keeps crashing

How to fix frequent Safari crashes in Mac OS X. Discover how to stop Apple web browser keeps crashing

20 Mar 15

Using iPhoto for Mac after Photos launches

Using iPhoto for Mac after Photos launches

Not everybody is looking forward to Apple's new Photos app. Here's how to keep using iPhoto after Apple launches the Photos app

Not everybody is looking forward to Apple's new Photos app. Here's how to keep using iPhoto after Apple launches the Photos app

17 Mar 15

Apple's virtual reality (VR) rumours and images

Apple's virtual reality (VR) rumours and images

Concept images and patent plans for an Apple virtual reality device that rivals Microsoft's Hololens and Google Glass

Concept images and patent plans for an Apple virtual reality device that rivals Microsoft's Hololens and Google Glass

13 Mar 15

What it's really like to work for Apple

What it's really like to work for Apple

Insanely great secrecy, all-powerful designers, and family members told to 'forget everything'. Welcome to your new job at Apple!

Insanely great secrecy, all-powerful designers, and family members told to 'forget everything'. Welcome to your new job at Apple!

06 Mar 15

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Acer Aspire R11 review: Hands-on with the 360 laptop and tablet convertible

Acer Aspire R11 review: Hands-on with the 360 laptop and tablet convertible

Apple Watch release day: Twitter reacts

Apple Watch release day: Twitter reacts

See how Framestore created a shape-shifting, oil and metal based creature for Shell

See how Framestore created a shape-shifting, oil and metal based creature for Shell

Apple Watch buying guide, price list & where to buy today: Which Apple Watch model, size, material, colour and strap is right for you?

Apple Watch buying guide, price list & where to buy today: Which Apple Watch model, size, material,?......

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